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Bringing Science To The Arabic-Speaking Masses

| 14 Oct 2014

A young scientist has inspired a network of volunteers to write up informal summaries of scientific and medical research for lay audiences, in Arabic.

Development Health & Medicine Research

Arab Health Research Should Keep Pace With Changing Demands

| 26 Sep 2014

Scientists need to follow the shift from infectious diseases to chronic conditions.

Language Research

Researchers Try to Save Some Middle-Eastern Languages From Extinction

Benjamin Plackett | 16 Sep 2014

Linguistics experts say about 3,500 of the world’s languages are endangered: Some of them are spoken in Iraq and Syria.

Profiles Research

A Conversation with Farouk El-Baz: Finding Water in the Desert

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Sep 2014

One of Egypt’s leading scientists talks about his hopes for farming in the Sahara and the possible resurgence of scientific Pan-Arabism.


Syrian Scientist With “Genius Grant” Advances Wireless Technology

Benjamin Plackett | 04 Sep 2014

An M.I.T. researcher squeezes innovation out of technologies others thought were tapped out.


Why the Gulf’s Ailing Coral Reefs May Not Come Back

Benjamin Plackett | 21 Aug 2014

Amid concern over the Arab world’s coral reefs, an Abu Dhabi researcher shows why they will have difficulty regenerating.

Conflict Research

Gaza Conflict Drives Support to Academic Boycott of Israel

Benjamin Plackett | 19 Aug 2014

Since the latest fighting began, the number of academics supporting a boycott of Israeli universities has jumped.


Science in the Midst of the Gaza Conflict

Benjamin Plackett | 15 Aug 2014

An Israeli and a Palestinian scientist reflect on their joint effort to help young adults with cerebral palsy.

Arabic Research

The Language of Science Education: Between Two Trends

Saleh Al-Shair | 13 Aug 2014

Should science be taught in native languages or in the global language of scientific research, asks Saleh Al-Shair.


One Solution for a “Water-Stressed” Future?

Benjamin Plackett | 30 Jul 2014

A Moroccan engineer says desalination plants could help a country with no oil but lots of coast and sunshine.

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